A one-year program, for which women are selected based on their self-abilities, motivation and high-school achievements. The women's age range is between 18-31, and some are mothers. Lotus runs two cycles per year, with twenty participants in each cycle. According to
its success, a second branch will be established in the Galilei Druze villages as well.
The program includes:
· Full-Stack Web Development training program: Coding boot camp of 640 hours, a pre-course, and additional “soft” skills training.
Quality, gender-protected working space in Lotus center.\
Daily OJT (On Job Training) and support, provided by experienced development team leaders who will work full time in Lotus center.
Quality employment opportunities within the Israeli hi-tech sector: The Portland Trust has built a sustainable business model for the employers, and recruits’ employers to the project (Amdocs, Radcom, Oranbit, Netafim and more).
· Supporting personal and professional communities that will enable the women to express their abilities and flourish economically, professionally and personally.